West Corporation operates within the Business services sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares West with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
Akamai Technologies, Inc.
sales of $2.34 billion
of which 100%
was E-Business Services),
of which 54%
was Health Services), and
IHS Markit Ltd
of which 33%
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
West were $2.29 billion.
a very small
increase of 0.5%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $2.28 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, West had sales
of $2.49 billion.
Sales of Interactive Teleservices saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
13.2% in 2016, from
$265.66 million to $300.74 million.
West also saw significant increases in sales in
Safety Services (up 5.3% to $296.32 million)
Specialized Agent Services (up 1.6% to $281.54 million)
Not all segments of West experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Unified Communications fell 2.9% to $1.43 billion.